Movies like Detention 2010

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Detention (2010)
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Detention (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of high school students are sent to Detention. Abandoned and locked in, images of Ghosts appear as they attempt to escape, only to find themselves connected to a past horrific death and made responsible for it with their lives.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense, rough
Plot: ghost, school, supernatural, confined, high school, youth, high school life, isolation, teenage life, prank, afterlife, vengeance, rivalry, juvenile delinquency, buddies, detention, stoners, teenager, serial killer, danger, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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Most similar movies to Detention

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and slasher films with plots about danger, deadly, supernatural, crimes, ghost, youth and teenage life mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Detention: Somebody Help Me (2007), Trespassers (2006), House of Bones (2010), Bloody Homecoming (2013), The Woods Have Eyes (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Somebody Help Me (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The screenplay centers on characters Brendan Young and Darryl Jennings who take a trip to the Lake Arrowhead with a group of college friends to celebrate Young's girlfriend's birthday. One-by-one the coeds begin disappearing until a ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: mystery, supernatural, survival, confined, captivity, isolation, deadly creature, best friends, youth, crimes, serial killer, forest ...
Time: contemporary
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 3.7
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Trespassers (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Tyler is a surfer who constantly searches for good surfing spots. When he's traveling through Mexico, he finds one of the best places he has ever seen. He invites his brother Colin to join him and his friends in surfing the wild Mexican waves. ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, slasher
Plot: survival, supernatural, ghost, escapades, rivalry, youth, leadership, buddies, teenage life, isolation, vengeance, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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House of Bones (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Psychic Heather Burton and a team of TV ghost hunters travel to investigate a haunted house surrounded by rumors of paranormal activity.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: haunted house, ghost, tv show, supernatural, confined, curses spells and rituals, survival, escapades, media, isolation, no survivors, ghost hunter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana, new orleans
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100%
Bloody Homecoming (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three years after a tragic accident leaves a student dead at the annual Homecoming dance, a group of senior friends anxious about the return of Homecoming Night to their sleepy Southern town find themselves visited by a deadly presence from their ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, scary, tense ...
Plot: homecoming, supernatural, high school, rivalry, vengeance, ghost, friends, teachers and students, stalking, prank, teenager, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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The Woods Have Eyes (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a group of young campers wander into the backwoods of upstate New York to see if Cappy's Cabin--a place they think exists only in urban legend--is real, they find themselves in a twisted game of predator and prey as night begins to fall. ...
Style: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: murder, supernatural, serial killer, crimes, survival, psychopath, isolation, forest, nudity (full frontal - brief), chase, deadly creature, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Haunting of Cellblock 11 (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of ghost hunters must up their game to compete in the competitive world of paranormal TV shows, leading them to a truly haunted prison with a grisly past that proves to be more than they bargained for.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, tense ...
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, prison, rivalry, captivity, frame up, contests and competitions, amateur detective, golden years, crimes, game ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Nine Lives (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Nine friends seclude themselves in an old, isolated Scottish mansion for a birthday weekend bash. Cut off from the outside world by a snowstorm, strange behavior soon invades the group and one by one they disappear.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, murder, vengeance, confined, supernatural, ghost, estate, isolation, survival, golf club, cell phone, snow ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Brotherhood III: Young Demons (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A group of devil-may-care teenagers discover they've mistakenly called upon the Prince of Darkness in this flashy horror story.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, slasher, homoerotic ...
Plot: high school, wizards and magicians, supernatural, religions or cults, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, crimes, rivalry, good versus evil, youth, escapades, supernatural ability ...
Time: middle ages, 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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House of Fears (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The night before a local haunted house opens for Halloween, six friends sneak in for a few hours of fun. Soon after entering, they find themselves trapped inside with no way out.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, tense, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, supernatural, haunted house, ghost, confined, survival, crimes, teenage life, supernatural power, buried alive, half sister, evil clown ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.4
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Spirit Trap (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When five young students move into an old unoccupied mansion an inexplicable chain of events is set into motion as a mysterious spirit clock begins to tick again. As the story unfolds, revealing each student's dark secrets, the boundary between ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, bleak, tense ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, afterlife, haunted house, uncover truth, mysterious character, ouija board, family in danger, teenage life, captivity, isolation, youth ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Trackman (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A perfect bank heist turns deadly when the robbers and their hostages flee to the abandoned underground subway station where they encounter the Trackman, a deformed madman that prowls the darkness.
Style: slasher, tense, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: psychopath, confined, supernatural, crimes, criminal heroes, serial killer, isolation, heist, violence, hostage, tunnel, burned alive ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 3.0
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Blood Shed (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Loosely based on the true events of a homeless loner who moves into a self-storage facility inhabited by a community of bizarre squatters until they are locked in for the night with a deranged female who hunts them down in search of her lost child.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, slasher
Plot: survival, supernatural, confined, isolation, deadly creature, storage unit, graphic violence, stalker, prostitute, homeless, deadly, danger
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 4.2
 1K
Wreckage (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jared, Kate, Rick, and Jessica find themselves stranded in a wreckage yard after their car breaks down during a drag race. Meanwhile, the sheriff's office receives notice that a convict escaped from a local state prison. As the teenagers ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: murder, escaped prisoner, serial killer, isolation, confined, crimes, buddies, graphic violence, friends, car race, irony, redneck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Visible Scars (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Seventeen years ago, Mike kills a new mother of twin girls and took the babies to a house in the woods, claiming them as his own to appease his wife's desire for kids. 10 years later Stacy flees to her uncle's old secluded cabin in those ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: kidnapping, confined, crimes, isolation, law enforcement, woman in danger, ghost, mountain, graphic violence, supernatural, haunted house, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 2.8
 565
Animus (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Hoping to find proof of the paranormal, five film students set out to document the legendary Copper Queen Hospital. But as the sun goes down, they experience something far worse than they ever could have imagined and they find themselves pursued by ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, slasher
Plot: psychopath, ghost, supernatural, riddles and clues, hospital, gory, danger, deadly, blood
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Children of the Corn: Genesis (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Tim and Allie seek shelter in a remote desert compound after becoming lost and stranded. A strange Manson-like character, Preacher, reluctantly allows them inside with strict orders to be gone by morning and not wander "where you are not ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: religions or cults, supernatural, youth, supernatural ability, confined, curses spells and rituals, isolation, farmhouse, escapades, vegan, flashback, stabbed in the back ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Forget Me Not (2009)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: It's graduation weekend, and Sandy Channing, the popular class president of her small-town high school, should be enjoying the time of her life. But when her friends start disappearing, Sandy discovers they have unwittingly awakened the ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, atmospheric ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, high school, small town, vengeance, haunted by the past, teenage life, youth, memory loss, electrocution, high school hunk, high school life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Bloody Murder (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Julie McConnell is one of a dozen camp counselors working to re-open a summer camp when a series of murders and disappearances begin commited by a hockey masked killer who may be the urban legend killer Trevor Moorehouse. When Julie looks into the ...
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, summer camp, serial killer, confined, vengeance, teenage life, survival, rivalry, mind game, crimes, isolation ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Kill Katie Malone (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: College students and best friends Ginger Matheson, Jim Duncan, and Kyle "Dixie" Canning, pool their cash to buy a "ghost" in an online auction. The three think it's all a goof, but once they open up the antique box to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, vengeful ghost, supernatural, buddies, ghost, best friend, murder, friends, chaos and mayhem, vengeance, youth, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
A Haunting at Silver Falls (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A small town is haunted by the twin daughters of a wrongfully convicted man. Young Jordan is sent down the path to who the real killer is only to find the killer is very close to her.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, youth, psychological torture, twins, serial killer, supernatural, crimes, teenage life, friendship, murder, justice, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Lost Things (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Four teenagers with the end of school on the horizon head up the New South Wales coast for a weekend of surfing,drinking and sex.The boys have told their parents they are going alone.It's only when the stranger appears and weird time anomalies ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, slasher, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, supernatural, youth, murder, teenage life, isolation, supernatural ability, island, desert, crimes, confined ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Demon Island (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Teens trapped on an island are haunted by a demon hidden inside...a pinata.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: island, rivalry, supernatural, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, survival, escapades, village, demon, monster, vampire, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 538
Phantom Racer (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Seventeen years ago, NASCAR racer Cutter McCullough died in a fiery crash. But death can’t stop a man driven by revenge. He and his car are back from the grave to settle a score with his old girlfriend Tammy and his rival JJ Sawyer. Now JJ, Tammy, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting, rough
Plot: vengeance, car chase, true love, supernatural, teenage life, chase, ghost, mentally unstable, crimes, rivalry, death in the family, supportive spouse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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The Source (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Four outcast teenagers acquire mystical powers that allow them to become gods on campus, with deadly consequences.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, suspense, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: bully, high school, teenage life, supernatural, supernatural ability, vengeance, teenage love, rivalry, youth, social misfits, prank, curses spells and rituals ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.5
 3K
Death Bell (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 88 min.
Story: On the eve of the dreaded university entrance examinations, the lives of 24 of the smartest and brightest students at one high school, are on the line. Locked inside a classroom and nowhere to escape, a television monitor broadcasts a terrified ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, deathtrap, riddles and clues, survival, rivalry, youth, confined, race against time, teachers and students, murder, graphic violence, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia, south korea, seoul
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Long Time Dead (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of British students embark on summoning spirits on a Ouija board after a night of clubbing. But someone breaks the link before they have finished and now a demon is trapped in their world and the only way to banish it, is for all the people ...
Style: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: spirit, seance, game, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, youth, serial killer, genie, murder, supernatural, vengeance, buddies ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.0
 560
The Open Door (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A pirate radio station is granting callers their hearts' desires. But as some teenagers find out, be careful what you wish for.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: wish come true, supernatural, youth, rivalry, curse, murder, group of friends, high school life, prank, disorder, high school, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Killer Instinct (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A series of unsolved crimes from the past prove to be the common thread in three stories that intertwine to reveal big problems in a small town.
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, supernatural, psychopath, vengeance, haunted by the past, murder, small town life, dark and stormy night, game, sexual murder, sexual content, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 2.6
 855
Lizzie (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Lizzie, a young woman with amnesia, slowly comes to realize that she may be responsible for the horrific murder of her parents. After returning to the family home, Lizzie had terrifying flashbacks to her childhood, and comes face to face with the ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: ghost, uncover truth, vengeance, murder, haunted by the past, memory loss, nightmare, haunted house, supernatural, crimes, unfulfillment, losing-it hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Nobody Gets Out Alive (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A group of college students escape their troubled lives but only to find themselves fighting for their lives from a revenge seeking mad man.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, forest, survival, rivalry, youth, strong violent content, vengeance, friendship, camp, teenager, escapades, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%